Tuesday, May 27, 2014

12 weeks!

I don't know how often I'll do these updates but I'm going to try my best. if there's one thing this pregnancy has made it me it's L-A-Z-Y so we'll see how this goes ; )


how far along: 12 weeks, 2 days!

baby size: lime : )

baby's progress: baby's reflexes have officially developed. he/she will begin being able to open/close its fingers and curling his/her toes. baby is 2 inches and weighs 1/2 oz : )

weight gain: not sure until I go to the doctor again next week but I'm thinking right around 5 lbs.

stretch marks: not yet.. I need to get some lotion to *hopefully* prevent them!

sleep: UGH..no! I really need to get a pregnancy pillow because sleep is TERRIBLE. I'm so uncomfortable and learning how to not sleep on my stomach is really hard.

gender: not sure yet, we will find out in about 3 weeks though!! lets just say I would be shocked if this baby is a girl. I've always thought I was a "boy mom"

movement: we got to see baby moving around everywhere a few weeks ago during an ultrasound but I haven't been able to feel anything yet.

best moment this week: finally agreeing on a name for baby if it's a girl! we've had a boy name for a few weeks but could NOT agree on a girl name.. now we just have to work on a middle name.. ah!

looking forward to: our next appointment next Thursday!

food cravings: CARBS!! pasta, pizza, bread, you name it if it's a carb it's MINE!

weirdest food I ate this week: nothing out of the ordinary.

anything making you queasy or sick: EVERYTHING. This has to be the worst part of being pregnant..I am pretty much sick 12 out of 24 hours/day. Zofran helps but only for so long.

labor signs: nope

what I miss: sleeping through the night, not wanting to throw up everyday, and diet coke..

symptoms: just nausea and sometimes lower back pain. If I'm sitting on the couch I usually have the heating pad on my back.

things that suck: peeing every 5 minutes and not sleeping good.

things that don't suck: my growing belly.. I LOVE IT!


4 comments:

  1. You're adorable! I'm excited for you guys to find out what you're having!!

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  2. Congrats! Please be careful with taking Zofran for morning sickness. Try to invest in some "ginger pops", mint gum, etc for the morning sickness. It really helped me!! I didn't sleep good at night either, and some nights, I would take a bath with lavender (Bath and Body Works Aromatherapy) is awesome. Congrats once again.

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  3. You are the most adorable pregnant lady there is! Can't wait to see how Baby L treats y'all! Praying the sickness goes away ASAP.

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